Lady Gaga and the Sociology of Fame -

Lady Gaga and the Sociology of Fame

The Rise of a Pop Star in an Age of Celebrity

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This book investigates the stardom of Lady Gaga within a cultural-sociological framework. Resisting a reductionist perspective of fame as a commodity, Mathieu Deflem offers an empirical examination of the social conditions that informed Lady Gaga's rise to fame. The book delves into topics such as the marketing of Lady Gaga; the legal issues that have dogged her career; the media; her audience; her activism; issues of sex, gender, and sexuality; and Lady Gaga's unique artistry. By training a spotlight on this singular pop icon, Lady Gaga and the Sociology of Fame invites readers to consider the nature of stardom in an age of celebrity.

Product code: 9781349959389

ISBN 9781349959389
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Dimensions (HxWxD in mm) H210xW148
No. Of Pages 245
Edition 1st ed. 2017
This book investigates the stardom of Lady Gaga within a cultural-sociological framework. Resisting a reductionist perspective of fame as a commodity, Mathieu Deflem offers an empirical examination of the social conditions that informed Lady Gaga's rise to fame.